Doctoral Students

Master’s Students

Bachelor’s Students

Emily Vaniotis

Dimitra Vergitsi

Helena Prountzou

Katerina Kondili

Minos Ntinas

Artemisia Stivaktaki

Stefania Tsouri

Helena Sgouramani

Alexandra Tsianava

Eva Thomopoulou

Vicky Karadima

Maria Kiouti

Pinelopi Boura

Nadia Paraskevoudi

Vera Tsogli

Sofia Maria Tsitsopoulou

Georgia-Anna Chandridi

Venetia Bakirtzi

Alexandros Rouchitsas

Markos Sellis

Stella Angelaki

Yannis Hatziioannou              

Past Members

Mary Kostaki

Mary is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University, Athens, Greece, and a member of the MultiTime Lab. She is funded by the Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation (ELIDEK). She completed the Postgraduate Program in Basic and Applied Cognitive Science in the Dept. of Philosophy and History of Science, UoA, and holds a BEng in Product and Systems Design Engineering from the University of the Aegean. She completed her master’s thesis with the MultiTime Lab on  “Crossmodal Binding Rivalry: A “race” for integration between unequal sensory inputs”. She enjoys design and has completed a series of projects including the creatives for the International Conference on Timing and Time Perception, as well as the design of the MultiTImeLab logo. Her main academic interests focus on human computer interaction and how design can improve by incorporating knowledge from Cognitive Science.

Vassilis Thanopoulos

Vassilis is a doctoral candidate in the Department of PHS, Univerisity of Athens and a member of the MultiTime Lab and Cognitive Systems Research Institute. He is funded by IKY foundation. He completed his MSc. in Basic and Applied Cognitive Science in the Dept. of Philosophy and History of Science, UoA, and holds a BA in Biology from the University of Patras. He has also completed a practical study at the Institute of Biosciences and Applications in NCSR Demokritos. His master’s thesis was on intentional binding and he is interested in multisensory and temporal processing and, particularly, perceptual learning.

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Lydia Liapi

Lydia is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology of Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She completed her Masters at the Postgraduate Program in Cognitive Science in the Dept. of Philosophy and History of Science, UoA, and she holds a BA in Mathematics from the Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics from the University of Crete. Her main academic interests include time perception and multisensory processing. Her Masters thesis focused on the behavioral validation of the law of inverse effectiveness, while her doctoral work is focusing on timing in cinema.

Nikoletta Hapsi

Natalia Gaitanidi

Ira Falirea

Electra Karachaliou

Faidra Mavroidi

Katerina Rousopoulou

Asimina Saggou

Irini Bakoyanni

Angelos Stamatis

Vasiliki Baka

Vassilis Kotsaris

Stavroula Lamprou

Petros Papavasileiou

Maria Stamatelou

Artemis Christodoulou

Elena Psarou

Argiro Vagia

Elpida Manoudi

Konstantina Margiotoudi

Miketa Arvaniti

Eliza Bakou

Dionisis Koumoutsos            

Konstantina Maria Fyta

Eirini Alexiadou

Erasmia Gougi

Iro Vlachou

Penny Kalpaxi

Mary Panou

Sofia Logkaki

Aggeliki Nikolopoulou

Grigoria Tsemperoglou

Maria Revelou

Anthi Dedila

Alkistis Klitsa

Pinelopi Bounia

Anna Eleftheria Metaxa Angeletatou

Dimitra Zabraka

Katerina Christodoulou

Efthimis Tsilionis

Nancy Kouroupa

Nancy Verriopoulou

Eliza Argyriou

Dimitris Rogaris

Stamatis Paraskevas

Ifigenia Pasiou

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Dionisia Panagopoulou

Dionysia holds a BA from the Department of Primary School Education of the University of Patras. She is currently completing a MSc in Cognitive Science at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Department of History and Philosophy of Science. She has studied as an exchange student at Masaryk University of Brno in Czech Republic and she completed a 4-month internship at the Kantin Koulu School in Karvia, Finland, as part of the Erasmus program. Her main research interests include multisensory processing especially in people with visual impairments.

Anthi Toufexi

Anthi is a student in the Postgraduate Program in Cognitive Science in the Dept. of Philosophy and History of Science, University of Athens. She holds a BA in Psychology from the Department of Psychology, University of Athens. She’s currently in her fourth year of training in Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy in the Institute of Behaviour Research and Therapy, EABCT. Her main research interests include time perception, experimental psychology focused on clinical disorders, working and long-term memory.

Rania Tachmatzidou

Rania graduated from the Department of History and Philosophy of Science in Athens University. For her thesis, she studied using psychophysics body image perception among adults and the factors that might affect it. She also hold a Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics from the University of Hertfordshire via IST College, and she worked as a Clinical Dietitian in “Metaxa” Hospital during the 8 months of her internship. She is interested in Cognitive Science and  planning to continue her studies on this field.

Researchers

Fotis Fotiadis

Fotis is a post-doctoral fellow at Panteion University. He holds a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Thessaloniki and a master’s degree in Cognitive Science from the University of Athens. In his PhD, under the supervision of Athanasios Protopapas, he studied the interplay between language and category learning, utilizing both behavioral and eye-tracking experimental procedures. He has also been working in private and public schools as an IT teacher for children and adults. His research interests focus on how language affects non-verbal processes, such as learning and perception. He is currently investigating the perception of serial order in the auditory modality.  

Andreas Psarrakis

Andreas holds a BA in Psychology from the Department of Psychology, Panteion University. He is currently completing a MSc in Applied Cognitive & Developmental Psychology in the same Department. He works as an Air Traffic Controller in the Hellenic Armed Forces while his main research interests cover areas like aviation psychology, multimodal perception, human-machine interaction, and ergonomics. 

Vasileia Christou

Vasileia is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is also a volunteer in EFPSA (European Federation of Psychology Students' Association). For her bachelor thesis, she will work on a semantic-multisensorial Stroop effect experiment. She is mainly interested in research in the fields of Cognitive, Clinical, and Criminal Psychology, on which she plans to pursue postgraduate studies.

Katerina Kelepouri

Katerina is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is going to study the relationship between timing and personality. She is interested in Cognitive Psychology and Neuroscience, as well as Social Psychology and she would like to pursue a combination of these fields as part of her postgraduate studies.

Eleimonitria Lekkou

Eleimonitria (Melina) is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is very interested in the field of experimental psychology and would like to combine it with the clinical aspects. Furthermore, she aspires to continue her postgraduate studies in forensic psychology.

Eleni Ioanna Levantinou

Eleni Ioanna is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University. She completed the Postgraduate Program in IT & Cognition in the Faculty of Humanities at University of Copenhagen. She completed her master’s thesis with the Center of Language Technology of Copenhagen University on multimodal communication on L2 speakers. She has completed 2 projects on L2 speakers that were presented at MMSYM 2015 and ICLTSLA 2016 in which she was honored with the Best Paper Award. Her main academic interests focus on embodied cognition and how multimodality can assist the acquisition of a new language.

Katerina Papagiannaki

Katerina is a doctoral student in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University. She holds a Bachelor degree in Social Work from the Technological Educational Institute of Crete. She her Masters of Science in Applied Psychology at Middlesex University London and in Psychology at Hertfordshire University London.  She is a member of British Psychological Society. Her main interests include multisensory processing and gestures in the learning process. Her Master’s thesis focused on the effect of navigational gestures in spatial memory, while her doctoral work is focusing on the effect of iconic gestures in learning Greek as a second language in multicultural refugee populations.

Antonia Drougka

Antonia is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is interested in the fields of experimental psychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology, in which she aspires to continue her postgraduate studies. She is currently working on the association of unusual sensory experiences in different modalities and multisensory integration. 

Vicky Karadima

Vicky is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology of Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She completed her MSc. in Cognitive Science in the Dept. of Philosophy and History of Science, University of Athens, and holds a BA in Philosophy, Education and Psychology from the University of Ioannina. She is also independent research assistant for Dr. J. S. Pezaris’ Lab on Thalamic Visual Prosthesis Project of Harvard Medical School, USA and Dr. G. K. Georgiou’s Reading Research Lab of University of Alberta, Canada. Her master’s thesis was on the developmental, aging and cognitive aspects of time estimation and multisensory simultaneity perception. She is interested in time and timing perception in everyday actions, exercise and dance, as well as temporal concepts and pace of life experience.

Panagiota Vulgari

Panagiota is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is interested in the fields of Cognitive and Developmental psychology, at which she hopes to pursue postgraduate studies. For her Bachelor thesis, she is going to work on the recognition of unfamiliar faces.

Rania Ioannou

Rania is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. As part of her thesis, she wants to focus on the unusual sensory experiences and the process of reality monitoring. She is interested in Cognitive and Clinical Psychology as well as Forensics. She aspires to combine these three fields in her future career. 

Vassiliki Mitrousia

Vasiliki is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens, Greece. She holds a bachelors degree in Psychology, University of Saint Leo, FL, USA, a Msc in «Applied Cognitive and Developmental Psychology» Panteion University, and a Msc in Public Health (Non-Communicable Diseases and Health Behaviors), National School of Public Health in Greece (now Department of the University of West Attica). She has a four-year training in “Systemic Family and Couple Therapy” and a two-year training in “Behavioral treatment for Anxiety Disorders”, University Mental Health Research Institute - A’ Psychiatric Clinic of Athens University Medical School. She works as a military psychologist in the psychiatric clinic of 414 SNEN (military hospital). Her Master’s thesis was on time perception and internet use, while her doctoral work is focusing on multisensory stimuli and time perception, especially on event-structure coding, in patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders.

Evi Kardara

Evi is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University, Athens, Greece. She holds a BA in Primary Education. She completed the first MSc in “Child and Family Studies” (University of Leiden, The Netherlands), and the second one (Med) in “Theatre and Education” (University of Athens, Greece). Her main interests include multisensory processing in learning, focused on early and later childhood and the role of emotions in the lifespan. She has participated in several research projects, experiments and research, mainly organized from LUMC (University Hospital of Leiden, The Netherlands). Her theses were focused on emotional competence in childhood, alternative educational multisensory learning, parental strategies, and nurturing.

Christina Simoudi

Christina is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She completed her MSc. in "Clinical Neuropsychology – Cognitive Neurosciences" of the Medical School of the University of Athens in collaboration with the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI), McGill University. She holds a BA in Psychology from the Department of Psychology, Panteion University. Her master’s thesis was on timing and rhythm reproduction in patients with stroke-induced aphasia. She is completing her training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (EPIPSY and the Hellenic Society of Cognitive Psychotherapies) and works as a psychologist. She is a member of the teaching team of the Courses in Clinical Psychopathology and in Clinical Skills in Psychopathology "Panagiotis Oulis" (First Department of Psychiatry of the University of Athens and the EPIPSY and Hellenic Psychiatric Association, respectively). Her main interests focus on timing perception and estimation in healthy and disorder populations.

Artemis Symeonidi

Artemis is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology of Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She holds a BA in Psychology from the same institution and a MSc in Stress Science and Health Promotion from the Department of Medicine of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She has also gained professional experience from positions in the private sector, especially in Human Resources and research experience from her participation in a research project on mental health promotion. She is currently employed as a school psychologist. Her research interest lies in the influence of stress on time perception and other cognitive functions.

Maria Vasilikopoulou

Maria is a bachelor’s student in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University. Her thesis focuses on time knowledge in children 5-11 years of age. In the future, she is interested in pursuing postgraduate studies in Cognitive and Clinical Psychology.

Konstantina Giannakopoulou

Konstantina is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University. For her Bachelor thesis, she is going to work on the recognition of unfamiliar faces. She is interested in the fields of Clinical and Cognitive Psychology.

Katerina  Kasimati

Katerina is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology, Panteion University. For her  bachelor thesis,  she  will work on the association of synesthesia and multisensory integration. She also holds an BA in Pedagogy, as well as two Master’s Degrees in Linguistics and Special Education. She works as a teacher, she takes voice lessons and she participates in a 4-year programme of Systemic Psychotherapy and Counseling. She is interested in the fields of Clinical and Cognitive Psychology.

Maria Lampou

Maria is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University. She offers volunteer work at Amelib (Accessible Multi-modal Electronic Library). She is interested in the temporal integration of multisensory stimuli and is interested in the fields of cognitive psychology and clinical neuroscience.

Amanda Moraiti

Amanda is currently completing her studies in the Master of Science degree of Cognitive Science at the University of Athens. She holds a Bachelor degree from the Department of Philology of the University of Athens and a Master of Education degree of Special Education for People with Oral and Written Language Difficulties of the Hellenic Open University and University of Thessaly. She has attended an annual training program in School Psychology at the Panteion University. She works with children who have a variety of learning and behavioural difficulties and special needs. Her main research interests include clinical neuropsychology and cognitive neuroscience, on which she plans to pursue doctoral studies.

Anna-Maria Psaroba

Anna-Maria is a student in the Postgraduate program "Clinical Neuropsychology - Cognitive Neurosciences" by the Medical School of NKUA in collaboration with the Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University. She has a BA in Psychology from Panteion University. She has volunteered in research projects at the 1st Neurological Clinic of Aeginition hospital, which participated at the 11th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language and the 1st interdisciplinary convention "Brain & Mind" organized by the "Obrela" organization. She has gained practical experience as an intern at KETHEA Nostos Rehabilitation Center, as well as through experiential workshops in the field of client-centered psychotherapy.

Manolis Fragiadakis

Manolis is majoring in Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences.He has a strong interest in Cognitive Psychology and its applications in the real world, both in an academic and commercial setting. He aspires to pursue post-graduate studies in the field of Engineering Psychology and Human-Computer Interaction. For his bachelor thesis, he’s investigating the effects of attentional processes on time estimation.

Marievi Karagianni

Marievi holds a BA in Psychology from Panteion University. During her undergraduate studies she conducted an experimental research through which she investigated the effects of differential reinforcement on the formation of behavioral stereotypy and variability. She has gained practical experience as an intern at the Psychiatric Department of Evangelismos Hospital. She has also completed volunteering on the Coronavirus Helpline launched by the Greek Ministry of Health, offering psychosocial support. She is currently attending a MSc in Applied Cognitive & Developmental Psychology in Panteion University. Her main research interests include multimodal perception and the effect of emotion on cognitive processes. 

Despoina Vasilaki

Despoina is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is interested in the fields of Cognitive and Counseling Psychology, in which she is planning to pursue postgraduate studies in the future. The topic of her thesis focuses on object recognition as a function of context in time perception.

Maria Kantani

Maria holds a BA from the Department of Primary School Education, University of Patras. For her BA thesis, she worked at the Cognitive Science Laboratory of Patras University, investigating memory, understanding, and expressive context processing when reading printed and digital text. She has been working as a primary school teacher and has been taking part in European summer schools and ESA workshops with an aim to integrate Space science with the Inquiry teaching approach. She is also an Instructor and Curriculum Designer for Growth Mindset, an ed-tech company that offers soft-skills’ enrichment, tailor-made experiences for for kids. Maria is currently completing a MSc in Applied Cognitive & Developmental Psychology in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University. Her main research interests include cognitive neuroscience, multimodal perception and learning through multisensory-synesthetic combinations.

Diamanto Gialleli

Diamanto is a Greek philologist with ten years experience and an ambitious psychologist, member of the Multisensory and Temporal Processing Lab of Panteion University. Her BA thesis was on multisensory teaching methods. Specifically, she investigated whether learning a second language was enhanced when presented through visual, auditory, or motion (i.e., gestures) elements.

Katerina Kiropoiou

Katerina is an undergraduate student in the Department of Biological Applications and Technologies at the University of Ioannina and now she is studying for her Integrated Master’s degree. The topic of her master’s thesis is on crossmodal correspondences and the crossmodal binding rivalry. She is interested in Cognitive Neuroscience and Cognitive Psychology, but apart from that she aspires to be a science communicator and an artist.

Maria Monioudi

Maria is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. Her interests include clinical, counselling and educational fields of psychology on which she aspires to continue her postgraduate studies. She also studies classical violin and for her bachelor thesis she will work on multisensory binding and time perception of musicians.

Milena Fassea

Milena holds a BA in Biology, which acquired at the University of Patras. Her thesis focused on the involvement of acetylcholine in short term plasticity. The field of her interest is Neuroscience and Neuropsychology and she is looking forward to delving into the correlation of brain paths with human psychology and behavior. Furthermore, after her - 3 months -internship in the Multisensory Research Group in the University of Pompeu Fabra, she aspires to continue her postgraduate studies in Cognitive and Βehavioral Neuroscience

Petros Papavasileiou

Petros is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Psychology of Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. He holds a diploma in Physics from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece and a Masters in Science in Cognitive Science from the Department of PHS, UoA, Greece. His research interests include acoustics, psychoacoustics, and emotion, particularly the effect of acoustical parameters of sounds on emotional arousal and valence, investigated both behaviorally and physiologically. Furthermore, he is interested in time perception, in terms of how time intervals are perceived depending on the emotion evoked by sounds and music. He has worked as a research associate in European projects (e.g., TIMELY). In his masters’ thesis he investigated how musical sounds with varying degrees of consonance affected the listeners’ emotional valence, and the role of the stimuli duration.

Efthymia Lamprou

Efthymia holds a BSc in Psychology from Panteion University, Greece. She completed her first MSc in Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of York, UK, and afterwards she also completed her MSc in Clinical Psychology, Leiden University, the Netherlands. During her studies she got involved in various research projects, with the most recent being under the umbrella of chronobiology and depression. Her main interests include the embodied cognition as well as the underlying mechanisms of time perception during uncertainty, both in healthy and clinical populations.

Georgia Koupriza

Georgia is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is interested in the fields of Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, and Neuropsychology, on which she is planning to continue her postgraduate studies. For her bachelor thesis she is going to focus on the effect of stress on time perception.

Nikoletta Gkatsonidou

Nikoletta is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is interested in the fields of Clinical and Cognitive Psychology and Neuropsychology aspiring to pursue post-graduate studies in the respective fields. For her bachelor thesis she will investigate the multisensory integration of audiovisual speech in the case of ASD.

Anastasia Mouli

Anastasia is an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She is interested in the fields of Cognitive Psychology and Neuropsychology. In the future, she hopes to be able to work with patients as a Clinical Neuropsychologist. For her thesis, she will examine the benefit of multisensory stimuli in learning.

Eleftheria Anastasiou

Eleftheria is studying Psychology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. In the future, she is planning to study Counseling or Cognitive Psychology. She is interested in studying stress and everything that comes with it. In MultiTimeLab she is going to particularly focus on the effects of stress on time perception.